HIGHLAND, IN - Yvonne Rus (nee Rogers) age 90, of Highland formerly of East Chicago, IN, passed away on Thursday, July 12, 2018.
Yvonne is survived by her loving daughters, Nancy (late Jim) Teutemacher and Reyne Plesha; grandchildren, Matthew (Jessika) Laudermilk, Kate (Kiel) Johnson and Erik Plesha; great grandchildren, Liv and Penny Laudermilk, and expectant baby Johnson; and son in law, Terry Plesha. She is preceded in death by husband, Leo Rus and daughter, Linda Rus-Laudermilk.
A visitation will be held on Sunday, July 15, 2018 at SOLAN PRUZIN FUNERAL HOME, 14 Kennedy Ave., Schererville, IN (corner of Kennedy and Main) 46375 from 3:00 PM until 7:00 PM with a 3:30 PM prayer service. A Funeral Mass will be at 10:00 AM, Monday, July 16, 2018 DIRECTLY at St. James The Less Catholic Church, 9640 Kennedy Ave., Highland, IN 46322 with Rev. Keith M. Virus officiating. She will be laid to rest directly after Mass at Oak Hill Cemetery, Hammond, Indiana.
Yvonne was a graduate of Washington High School in East Chicago. She was a member of St. James Church where she practiced her faith with devotion and passion. She dearly loved her family, extended family and friends. Donations to St. Jude at www.Stjude.org would be appreciated.